Ateneum is an art museum in , and one of the three museums forming the Finnish National Gallery. It is located in the centre of Helsinki on the south side of Rautatientori square close to Helsinki Central railway station.

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The is a university located in , since 1829, but founded in the city of in 1640 as the Royal Academy of Åbo, at that time part of the Swedish Empire. is situated 310 metres northeast of Ateneum. Photo: Neofelis Nebulosa, Public domain.

The Finnish National Theatre, established in 1872, is a theatre located in central on the northern side of the Helsinki Central Railway Station Square. is situated 270 metres north of Ateneum. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, GFDL.

The is a Swedish-language theatre in , , and is located at the Erottaja square, at the end of . is situated 300 metres south of Ateneum. Photo: JIP, CC BY 2.5.

Helsinki Central Station is the main station for commuter rail and long-distance trains departing from , . is situated 220 metres northwest of Ateneum. Photo: Revontuli, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the commercial centre of , , and a neighbourhood in the Vironniemi district of Helsinki. Photo: Paasikivi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The "Daughter of the Baltic", is 's capital and largest city. Photo: Pöllö, CC BY 3.0.

consists of the central parts of east of Mannerheimintie, south of Pitkäsilta and north of Esplanadi; in short the commercial downtown plus Kruunuhaka and Katajanokka. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


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